Course: Mastering OpenStack

Project ID
FG-279
Project Categories
Education
Project Keywords
Completed
Abstract
This project is for an undergraduate distributed systems course at University of Technology of Compi├Ęgne for the Fall 2012 semester. The goal of the project is to introduce students to cloud computing and through the use of FutureGrid, provide them the opportunity to learn about virtualized computing resources and OpenStack. The students will use FutureGrid to master the tools and services necessary for the administration of an OpenStack based cloud.
Use of FutureSystems
Students will use Euca2ools to allocate a small number of VMs, configure this VMs and manage them.
Scale of Use
Few VMs for two or three experiments per week